The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Loughborough region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 20.00% 9.38% -
As % of the Development Applications category 71.43% 60.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 28.00% 15.63% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Visual Studio
Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Loughborough region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Loughborough

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) LINQ
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 3 (23.08%) WCF
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
9 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) LINQ
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
7 2 (15.38%) MFC
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.69%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
4 1 (7.69%) Delphi
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Perforce